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People Are Getting Plastic Surgery to Look Like Snapchat Filters, Doctors Warn
Doctors are raising concerns about a new way social media may be messing with your self-esteem: something called “Snapchat dysmorphia.” An increasing number of patients are seeking out plastic surgery based on what they see in apps like Snapchat and ...
Indiana man survives internal decapitation years after beating brain cancer: 'Our boy is a miracle'
An Indiana man who beat brain cancer as a teen has once again “defied the odds” after surviving a nearly fatal car crash in January that left him internally decapitated. “I have fought for my life this time around, and some days I feel like I still am ...
Please Don't Give Up Your Pet Over The Fear Of Dog-Lick Bacteria
A Wisconsin man lost his limbs after getting an infection from a common bacteria. But most people don't need to worry. headshot. By Hilary Hanson. A Wisconsin man made international headlines this week after a dog lick led to a rare infection resulting ...
Sugar Land officials urge caution after West Nile virus detected in mosquito traps in New Territory subdivision
Sugar Land city officials are urging caution after West Nile virus was detected at a mosquito trap located in the New Territory subdivision on July 31. The mosquitoes were trapped in the 6000 block of Walkers Park South and lab reports revealed at ...
Ketamine offers lifeline for people with severe depression, suicidal thoughts
Mount Horeb, Wisconsin (CNN) A few months ago, Alan Ferguson decided he was ready to die -- for the third time. In 2014, he attempted suicide twice, and the persistent thoughts of "I need to be dead" were echoing in his brain once again. Now 54 years ...
Some Bacteria Are Becoming 'More Tolerant' Of Hand Sanitizers, Study Finds
In the early 2000s, hospitals across Australia began installing more hand-sanitizer dispensers in their rooms and hallways for staff, visitors and patients to use. Research showed these alcohol-based disinfectants helped battle staph infections in ...
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Cities weigh options after state approves Orange County Needle Exchange Program
Los Angeles Times
Over strong objections from officials in affected cities, the California Department of Public Health on Monday approved a program that provides intravenous drug users in Orange County access to clean needles. Advertisement. The authorization allows the ...
Engineered pig lung transplant 'a success'
Scientists have successfully transplanted a bioengineered lung into a pig. To create a new lung, experts used a "scaffold" that provided structural support and slowly built up the lung tissue around it, using cells from the pig that was due to get the ...
Ebola is back in Congo. This time it may be harder to fight.
The Ebola virus has popped up again in the Democratic Republic of Congo, days after another outbreak was declared over — but this time it may be harder to fight. The new outbreak is across the vast Central African nation from the last one, 1,500 miles ...
Just 30 minutes of hookah smoking can increase cardiovascular risk, study says
If you think smoking hookah is safer than cigarettes, you could be wrong, according to a new report. >> Read more trending news. Researchers from the University of California, Los Angeles, recently conducted a study, published in the American Journal ...